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Poster: tcw Date: Oct 3, 2018 3:56pm
Forum: opensource Subject: Correct URL/Attribution

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This URL:

https://archive.org/details/americanwonder00bachrich/page/n9

Correctly leads to this book:

American Wonderland
by Bache, Richard Mead

However, the descriptive material refers instead to the following data (copied from the details in the URL cited above). Note that the first two lines are for a different book (

Indian legends retold
by Eastman, Elaine Goodale, 1863-1953

Publication date 1919
Topics Indians of North America
Publisher Boston : Little, Brown, and Company
Collection cdl; americana
Digitizing sponsor MSN
Contributor University of California Libraries
Language English
Call number nrlf_ucb:GLAD-337588
Camera 1Ds
Collection-library nrlf_ucb
Copyright-evidence Evidence reported by scanner-ian-white for item americanwonder00bachrich on Jul 6, 2006; visible notice of copyright and date; stated date is 1919; not published by the US government; Have not checked for notice of renewal in the Copyright renewal records.
Copyright-evidence-date 2006-07-06 19:00:24
Copyright-evidence-operator scanner-ian-white
Copyright-region US
Identifier americanwonder00bachrich
Identifier-ark ark:/13960/fk0cv4bs4d
Identifier-bib GLAD-337588
Lcamid null
Openlibrary_edition OL7058852M
Openlibrary_work OL6678687W
Pages 280
Possible copyright status NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT

The stated published date for Mr. Bache's book (from the text) is 1871. From "Catalog of books added to the Library of Congress during the year 1871" I found the following. (Markup included merely to indicate the presentation of the entry.)

Bache<\b> (Richard Meade). American wonder
land. 258 pp. 1 pl. 12ยบ. Philadelphia,
Claxton, Remsen & Haffelfinger<\i>, 1871.

Elaine Goodale Eastman's 1919 book "Indian Legends Retold" may be found in the Archive(with correct attribution and ancilary info) at

https://archive.org/details/indianlegends00eastrich

(best version), at

https://archive.org/details/indianlegendsre00eastgoog

(high contrast/high resolution version that does not repro images), or at

https://archive.org/details/indianlegendsret35909gut

(Gutenberg version, in text, epub, and HTML versions)

A search for creator:(Eastman, Elaine Goodale) (link: https://archive.org/search.php?query=creator%3A%28Eastman%2C%20Elaine%20Goodale%29) returns 23 records, one of which is the erroneous link to Bache's American Wonderland book.

A search for creator:(Bache, Richard Meade) (link: https://archive.org/search.php?query=creator%3A%28Bache%2C%20Richard%20Meade%29) returns 14 records, but none for the American Wonderland book.

I am sorry for the length of this post. Please follow up with me if you need further information to resolve this!

Best,
Loren J MacGregor